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Colleges fear for adult education

Tue, 2015-03-24 17:34
Adult education and training in England "will not exist by 2020" if the government continues its "swathe of cuts", the Association of Colleges has warned.

Is Dubai’s construction boom sustainable?

Tue, 2015-03-24 17:33
Dubai has experienced a renewed surge of construction, says Mark Lobel - but can it offset some of the environmental impact?

Battle of Bosworth descendents meet

Tue, 2015-03-24 17:27
Descendants of some 20 families who fought at the Battle of Bosworth that ended the reign of Richard III are to meet for the first time.

Hopes grow for climate-proof beans

Tue, 2015-03-24 17:23
A breakthrough in the development of temperature-resilient beans could help sustain a vital source of protein for millions of people around the globe.

VIDEO: Five ways the US executes - 45 secs

Tue, 2015-03-24 17:05
As Utah reauthorises the use of firing squads to carry out executions, BBC news looks at the other ways US states can execute inmates.

MPs raise US-EU trade deal concerns

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:39
Trade talks between the US and European Union are marked by 'dog whistle' politics, a report by the Business Select Committee says.

Fracking industry wants new regulator

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:35
The UK fracking industry needs a new regulator to give the public more confidence in the fledgling sector, an industry-backed body has concluded.

'Eight minutes of terror'

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:28
The crash of a German Airbus A320 in the French Alps dominates Wednesday's papers, with many speculating over the mystery of its final eight-minute descent.

VIDEO: The Archbishop murdered celebrating Mass

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:24
On 24 March 1980 the Archbishop of El Salvador, Oscar Romero, was murdered by death squads. Milagro Grenadas was there.

The $10,000 bag made in the US

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:20
The $10,000 bag made entirely in the US

VIDEO: The $10,000 bag made in the US

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:19
Steven Fischer, the creator of a $10,000 luxury leather bag, explains what inspired him.

VIDEO: Cuba's only woman boxer leaves

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:16
Why Cuba's only known female boxer has decided to leave

The myths about food and pregnancy

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:14
The foods that are said to make babies mischievous and happy

Australian gangs driving meth boom

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:13
More than 60% of Australia's major organised crime figures are dealing crystal meth - known as "ice" - a new report finds.

More women join FTSE 100 boards

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:12
Britain's biggest companies have doubled the number of female directors, but some smaller firms still have all-male boards.

Why I consumed my own blood

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:11
Michael Mosley on why he snacked on his own blood

Where does my personality fit in?

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:11
Find out if your personality suits the place you live

Shattering the highest glass ceiling

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:09
Can Clinton shatter the ‘highest, hardest’ glass ceiling?

Is this the sweetshop of the future?

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:04
Is this the sweet shop of the future?

Yemen president calls for UN action

Tue, 2015-03-24 16:03
Yemen's embattled President Hadi asks the UN Security Council to back military action by "willing countries" against Houthi rebels.